The Chattering Lory:

Scientific Name: Lorius garrulous

The Chattering Lory is a forest-dwelling parrot endemic to North Maluku, Indonesia. It is considered vulnerable, the main threat being from trapping for the cage-bird trade. The colourful chattering lory is the most popular type of lory. The chattering lory is aptly named because it generally chatters all day.

They have a life expectancy of about 20 years. Their diet consists of fresh fruits, vegetable and sprouts. Due to nectar consumption, chattering lories create very liquid stool.

These birds have a great personalities and are known to always be up to something.